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AQ - The recipe for a strong board

In this AQ we further explored the critical elements of good board composition.

This issue features:


  • Editorial by Jan Hemmingson, MD of Alumni Nordic and Eastern Europe


  • Interviews with:
    • Ole Andersen, chairman of the board of directors at Danske Bank, Bang and Olufsen, Chr. Hansen Holding and Zebra.
    • Petra Hedengran, general counsel and head of corporate governance and compliance at Investor AB.
    • Joakim Karlsson, co-managing partner at NC Advisory (advisor to the Nordic Capital private-equity funds).
  • Insights from Alumni's own experience of board reviews


  • Book review of the new book Coping With Excess - How organizations, Communities and Individuals Manage Overflow by Barbara Czarniawska and Orvar Löfgren. Reviewed by Lars Strannegård, professor and president of Stockholm School of Economics.


  • An introduction to Alumni's own LIVE concept. Moving from a series of one-off recruitments to a more holistic approach, helping companies to better prepare and deal with succession planning.


Read AQ here

Posted on May 8, 2015 8:31 AM |